Pass Over Blues – No Fruits-Without Roots | Album Review

Pass Over Blues – No Fruits – Without Roots www.passoverblues.de snnstft Verlag 15 songs time-50:26 Blues based music delving into singer-song writer territory with a slant on the state of the world’s condition and personal relations delivered from the German perspective of Pass Over Blues and it’s guiding light Harro Hubner. The band employs blues instrumentation …

Pass Over Blues Band – The | Album Review

Pass Over Blues Band – The Self-Release – 2014 www.harrohuebner.de 13 tracks; 47 minutes The Pass Over Blues Band is based in Germany.  Established in 1991 the band is guitarist Roland Beeg, vocalist, harp player and occasional guitarist Harro Huebner, drummer Michiel Demeyere and bassist Lutz Mohri.  Additional musicians are Andi Geyer on keys, Christian …

Miss Freddye – Lady Of The Blues | Album Review

Miss Freddye – Lady Of The Blues Self-Release – 2017 11 tracks; 39 minutes www.missfreddye.com Miss Freddye comes from the Pittsburgh area but for this debut release she headed West to Kid Andersen’s Greaseland studios where Kid and Andy Santana co-produced the album; indeed Andy had a hand in nine of the eleven songs. Kid …

The Gordon Meier Blues Experience – Magic Kingdom | Album Review

The Gordon Meier Blues Experience – Magic Kingdom Reverberocket Records https://gordonmeierbluesexperience.squarespace.com/ CD: 12 Songs, 55:14 Minutes Styles: Blues Covers, Contemporary Electric Blues and Blues Rock, Debut Album When I was a kid and teenager, two of my favorite places to go were Disney World and Disneyland. My family and I would visit the former in even …

Benny Turner – My Brother’s Blues | Album Review

Benny Turner – My Brother’s Blues Nola Blue Records www.bennyturner.com www.nola-blue.com 11 tracks / 51:12 When Benny Turner chose the title for his latest album, My Brother’s Blues, it was not just a clever phrase to him as this disc pays homage to his older brother Freddie King, one of the “Three Kings” of electric blues …

Mitsutoshi Inaba – John Lee “Sonny Boy’ Williamson – The Blues Harmonica of Chicago’s Bronzeville | Book Review

Mitsutoshi Inaba – John Lee “Sonny Boy” Williamson The Blues Harmonica of Chicago’s Bronzeville The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group www.rowman.com 211 pages hardcover Most blues fans have heard of Sonny Boy Williamson. When you hear a Sonny Boy recording, more often than not it is from Alex “Rice” Miller, known as Sonny Boy II, who …

Michael Packer – I Am The Blues: My Story Vol. 3 | Album Review

Michael Packer – I Am The Blues: My Story Vol. 3 Iris Music Group IMG 968-3 www.facebook.com/michael.packer.90 14 songs – 42 minutes New York-based guitarist, vocalist and activist Michael Packer delivers his swan song with this album, the third chapter in his musical autobiography, which was in the can and released only a few days after …